Note: This is day 111 since the NHL hit the pause button on the 2019-20 season.
Note II: The 2020 CHL Import Draft is underway and the Winnipeg Ice have selected Winnipeg Jets draft pick Henri Nikkanen with the 42nd overall selection. Could we see Nikkanen in Winnipeg sooner rather than later? For more click here.
Winnipeg Free Press: Silver chalice or silver lining? (Paywall). While the current members of the Jets are clearly 100% focused on the pursuit of the Stanley Cup, the silver lining gives fans something positive to dream about if things don’t work out well against the Calgary Flames (or if the season doesn’t happen).
Winnipeg Free Press: Niku anxiously awaits teammates’ return. (Paywall). Jason caught up with the fleet-footed Finnish Dman who stuck around Winnipeg during the pause in the season.
Sportsnet: NHL, NHLPA finalizing plan to resume season amid new COVID-19 cases. All the latest news and notes.